Army and government might have a headache to appoint new CDS

New Delhi, 10/12: After the death of India’s first Chief of Defense Staff Bipin Rawat (CDS General Bipin Rawat died, everyone is waiting for who will be the next CDS? His term was just one more year left. Let us tell you that CDS plays two responsibilities. Apart from heading the three wings of the army in the country, he is also the secretary of the Department of Military Affairs (DMA). A decision on the name of the new CDS will be taken during the next one week.



Let us tell you that for every officer in the military, there is a second-in-command. They work when the chief officer is unwell. But there is no system of second-in-command in CDS. However, there is an unofficial Vice Chief of Defense Staff, who is a three-star officer. For example, if a chief of the army, navy or air force is unable to continue in his position, the deputy chief of that force serves as chief until the government appoints a full-time chief. Gives. Although it is not necessary that he should be the Vice Chief.


Secretaries are like CDS According to the English newspaper Indian Express, the appointment of CDS / DMA secretary is more like a secretary than a service chief. There is no deputy for the CDS, who can function in his absence. It depends on the government who will handle their responsibilities. Sources say that CCS will take a final decision on this

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